fatherhood

Daddy's House

Finding Family and a Home in Daddy’s House

Thirty-eight years ago, I became a foster parent. The first child I took into my…

Viewing Black Fatherhood from Both Abandonment and Fulfillment

Father’s Day is here and millions of dads will wake up in the morning and…

Beyond the Myth of the ‘Black Deadbeat Dad’

Know a good Black father? It’s likely you are acquainted with many. That’s why it’s…

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[MANIFEST] Older Brothers Filling a Dad’s Shoes

Of the many stereotypes attributed to African Americans, the “lack of a family structure” may…

15 Things Black Dads Don’t Hear Enough

Black people deal with a lot of scrutiny and criticism on a daily basis —…